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See also the global CREST news page.
Exam voucher offer for CREST USA and CREST Americas ends on December 31, 2017
Just two months remain to take advantage of the series of discounts CREST is offering on CPSA (CREST Practitioner Security Analyst), CRT (CREST Registered Tester) and CCT (CREST Certified Tester) exams. The offer is open to all organizations that become a CREST member in the USA or the Americas, as well as for those that […]
CREST introduces new Threat Intelligence Analyst Certification
Industry accreditation body sets the bar for threat intel professionals 3 October 2017: With threat intelligence playing an increasingly important role in the fight against cyber crime, CREST – the international accreditation body for the technical security industry – has introduced a new examination and certification for threat intelligence analysts. The syllabus reflects the high […]
Exam Voucher offer for CREST USA and CREST Americas members
To mark the launch of its USA Chapter and the opening of the test center, CREST is offering a series of discounts on CPSA, CRT and CCT exams to organizations that become a CREST member in the USA or the Americas before the end of May 2017. Full details are here….
Doubling investment in cyber security over next five years underlines the continued need for industry support
Ian Glover, President of CREST, comments on the latest National Cyber Security Strategy announcements by Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP The reference to cyber Incident response is important, but it is essential to ensure that any new incident response schemes are compatible with international initiatives. This is a global issue and we must address it […]
CREST Annual Review 2015-16
CREST’s annual review (June 2015 to July 2016), which provides an overview of our activities, is now available for download on the link below. CREST Annual Review 2015-16
CREST signs cyber security incident response agreement with NSA
September 13, 2016 – Billington CyberSecurity Summit, Washington DC: CREST, an accreditation and certification body for the technical information security industry, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the National Security Agency (NSA) to take over the operation of its Cyber Incident Response Assistance (CIRA) accreditation program. CREST has also launched its USA Chapter […]
CREST at IAS 2016 in Washington
CREST is supporting NSCAP this week at the NSA’s 2016 Information Assurance Symposium in Washington. For more information on this event, please visit https://www.globreg.com/iasymposium/
CREST Workshop for Launch Plans
Wednesday July 6th CREST will be running a workshop to formally communicate the launch plans for CREST USA. All CREST member companies with an interest on Internationalization are invited to attend. The session is expected to cover the following details. Details of the Pearson Vue exam centres Information about the US Datacentre Launch dates for […]
CREST Sign MOU with NSA
Wednesday June 1st In May 2016, CREST signed an MOU with the National Security Agency (NSA) to take over the operation of the CIRA accreditation program. The NSA/Information Assurance (IAD) provides advanced Cyber Incident Response Assistance (CIRA) and Vulnerability Assessment (VA) services to address a growing number of sophisticated security incidents against National Security […]
CREST Exhibit at Blackhat
CREST is delighted to announce that it will be exhibiting at Blackhat in Las Vegas between August 1st and August 6th 2016. You can come and find our kiosk at the International pavilion. In the run up to this conference we are delighted to announce a new strategic partnership with Offensive Security. This comes on […]
CREST Exhibit at RSA
April 1st 2015 CREST is delighted to announce that it will be exhibiting at RSA between April 20th and 24th at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. You can find us at Kiosk 112 in the South Exhibition Hall. We will be talking to the technical information assurance industry about CREST Certification and Accreditation programs. […]